Sports Summer Camps In and Around Bergen County, New Jersey

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Calling all athletes! For kids who want to play sports, hone their skills for the fall season, or just get out some energy during the day, we rounded up the best in class sports summer camps in Bergen County, NJ for the athletes in your home.


Northern Valley Sports Academy Based in their 17,500 sq. ft. fully climate-controlled facility, your sports-loving kid will love the All-Sports Camp which will teach them skills and sportsmanship in a fun, positive social setting. Kids at all skill levels will enjoy a new and different experience each day, keeping them engaged through activities, games and team building such as relay races, obstacle courses, color war, dodgeball, gaga and more. Plus campers will have fun participating in traditional sports like soccer, baseball, basketball and lacrosse with the opportunity to choose a sport to focus on for further instruction from a counselor that specializes in that sport. (100 Oakland Ave., Closter, NJ, 201-750-3275, ages 5–13; camp runs from June 24-August 30).


Neil Klatskin Summer Camps at the Kaplen JCC on the Palisades In addition to traditional day camp offerings, Neil Klatskin Camps at the Kaplen JCC on the Palisades include sports-centered options where kids can develop their skills at a specific game or get a taste of a variety of them. Choose from a two-week intensive Basketball Camp for grades 3 to 8, Tennis Camp for the same ages, or participate in a variety of sports like soccer, floor hockey, lacrosse, football, general fitness, and more at the Sports Camp Plus for grades 3 to 8 and Jr Sports Camp Plus for grades 1 to 2. Kids will stay active while having fun, meeting other campers, and gain confidence. (411 East Clinton Ave,. Tenafly)


World Class Soccer Camp It's soccer mania all summer long at this specialized soccer training program with weeks offered at the best local fields all over Bergen County NJ and just outside. Expect top trainers and elite players and a day chock full of skills and drills and competitive play to have them ready for fall's soccer season. (Camp runs from June – late August, various locations throughout Bergen County)


Elite Gymnastics With half-day instructional camps, one hour specialty camps and 30-minute swim lessons, Elite has a program for every little camper ages 6 months and up. Kids will enjoy gymnastics and cheer camps, the NinjaZone, Tumbletrak, Air Track and Foam Pit and parents will enjoy mornings knowing their kids are in good hands. (80 5th Avenue, Hawthorne; 973-423-4040; please see website for dates)


Bergen County Equestrian Summer Camp Experienced riders and novices will gain experience with horseback riding plus old-fashioned summer fun. Campers will learn horse and pony safety, barn behavior, equine knowledge and horsemanship skills, and receive a one-hour riding lessons based on skill level. Other outdoor activities include games, scavenger hunts, sprinkler play, face painting, and pizza Fridays. Campers will leave with a true appreciation of nature and love of these beautiful animals. (40 Fort Lee Rd., Leonia, 201-336-3370,, camp 2024 dates TBD)


Sports Camps at the Superdome The massive Waldwick and Fair Lawn activities mecca offers an all sports day camp for kids who love playing a variety of sports such as football, soccer, lacrosse, dodgeball, kickball, wiffleball and so much more. Arts and Crafts and other non-sport activities are also available throughout the day. For kids who want to focus on improving their specific sports skills, campers can partake in their soccer camp, flag football camp, lacrosse camp, baseball/softball camp, dance camp, and field hockey camp. where they will have to opportunity to learn top coaches, refine their skills under the dome and on outdoor fields. (134 Hopper Ave, Waldwick, 201-444-7660, 21-05 Marlot Ave., Fair Lawn, all sports and soccer camp runs late June 19-September 1, weekly sessions)


STACK Make your kids' summer hoop dreams come true at STACK Basketball Camp for ages 6-14. Their 15,000 square foot facility specializes in AAU basketball teams, where players get individual skill work such as ball handling drills, defensive drills and shooting drills. Sports performance training is also incorporated into the daily schedule to boost speed, ability and strength. Kids are grouped by age and play in friendly and competitive games throughout the day. (101 Corporate Dr., Mahwah, 201-684-9190,, camp runs in weekly sessions from June 24-August 30)


High Exposure Summer Camp If you have a high-energy child at home with a love of climbing, outdoor adventures, and more, check out High Exposure's camp offerings. Every day is packed with activities like rock climbing, ninja warrior courses, races, fun in their Nerf room, archery, crafts, and time spent around the bonfire. Kids ages 5 to 13 are welcome, and the climbing spot offers flexible half- and full-day options. (266 Union St., Northvale, 201-768-8600,, camp runs from June 24-August 30)



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